|Scholarship Name:||USA Fencing/Absolute Fencing Gear All-Academic Team Scholarship|
|Scholarship Description:||Scholarship offered through USA Fencing and Absolute Fencing Gear to high school students.|
|Award Amount:||Up to $4,000.00
|Number of Scholarships:||Four (4) awards
|Official Transcript Required:||No|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||One (1) letter of recommendation (If applying for Absolute Fencing Gear Scholarship)
|Original Essay Required:||Yes (If applying for Absolute Fencing Gear Scholarship)
|Additional Requirements and Information:||
1) Min. 3.5 GPA; 2) Must be a current USA Fencing member (US and International students are eligible); 3) Transcript(s) required (with class schedule); 4) Unofficial transcript(s) accepted; 5) Scholarship awarded as follows: One (1) female and one (1) male applicant will receive $4,000.00 each based on their essay. Two (2) additional applicants will receive $1,000.00 each based on their submitted essay.
o Letter of recommendation and essay is only required if applicant is applying for an Absolute Fencing Gear Scholarship. If an applicant is only applying to be named to the All-Academic Team, they are not required to submit an essay or letter of recommendation.
o Please note that prior to 2019, applicants were required to submit two (2) letters of recommendation. Beginning in 2019, applicants for the scholarship are required to submit only one (1) letter of recommendation.
o Students applying to an NCAA college or university should check with their respective school’s Compliance Officer to determine eligibility for scholarship.
o $30.00 application fee required.
|Location:||Nationwide (US), International
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Online application
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||Must be a high school student
|Category (Select all that apply):||GPA, Membership, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, Athletics|
|Point of Contact:||USA Fencing
4065 Sinton Road, Suite 140
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80907
Telephone: (719) 866-4511
Deadline: April 30, 2019 (NLT 11:59 p.m. MDT) (receipt date)
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).
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